Peatland Programme Manager

Northumberland Wildlife Trust

Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne
£30,790 - £36,228 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Monday, 29th July 2024  

Northumberland Wildlife Trust is looking for a confident, innovative and enthusiastic person to join our Conservation Team as Peatland Programme Manager.

The Manager will be involved with the operations and management of an established Peatland Team and funded/contracted projects that are being delivered. They will also develop new projects through a mixture of public and private resources to achieve peatland restoration and take the lead in developing the Northumberland Peat Partnership and working with partners. The ability to work out on sites in remote areas alongside the team is an important part of the role.

The aim of the Northumberland Peat Partnership is to develop a peatland restoration programme across the partnership area, which is all of Northumberland north of the A69. The partnership comprises of NGOs, local authorities and statutory agencies as well as land managers. Its aim is to collectively facilitate positive management and restoration of peatland habitats across Northumberland.

The role is for 35 hours per week on a permanent contract.

The salary range is £30,790 to £36,228 per annum.

The deadline for applications is 9.00 am on 29 July 2024.

An application form and full job pack is on our website Please note CV’s cannot be accepted.